Clean-up and repair of community and recreational assets and facilities
The Clean-up and Repair of Community and Recreational Assets and Facilities Program for the North and Far North Queensland Monsoon Trough event, 25 January–14 February is open for applications.
Please contact your local Sport and Recreation office for more information.
The Clean-up and Repair of Community and Recreational Assets and Facilities Program is part of the $242 million extraordinary assistance package jointly funded by the Commonwealth and Queensland Governments under the Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements. Refer to the program guidelines (PDF, 360KB) to determine eligibility for applying under the program.
Any questions regarding the Clean-up and Repair of Community and Recreational Assets and Facilities Program should be directed to your local Sport and Recreation office.
Clean-up and Repair of Community and Recreational Assets and Facilities Program priority funding locations:
- Cloncurry Shire Council
- Flinders Shire Council
- McKinlay Shire Council
- Richmond Shire Council
- Townsville City Council
Who can apply?
To be eligible, organisations must:
- be located in an DRFA Category C and D declared disaster affected area
- be an incorporated not-for-profit sport or recreation organisation with sport or recreation as a primary objective
- manage sport or recreational assets that have been directly damaged by the Monsoon Trough and are located within a local government area activated for DRFA for the event
- have the legal right to conduct works on the damaged asset and intend to repair and restore the asset or facility to its pre-disaster function and
- have limited insurance or no insurance to cover the works on the damaged asset.
It is recommended that you contact your local Sport and Recreation regional office prior to applying to discuss any enquiries.
How to apply
Applications must be made through the online grants system to reduce processing times.
- Check if your organisation is eligible.
- Log in or create an Enquire applicant portal account.
- Complete the online application.
- Submit the application.
Step 1: Check if your organisation is eligible
Read the program guidelines (PDF, 360KB) and the above information to determine if your organisation is eligible for the program.
Step 2: Log in or create an Enquire applicant portal account
- You may not be able to complete an application from a tablet or smartphone that uses a mobile operating system like iOS or Android. The Enquire grants system requires a desktop operating system such as Windows or Mac OS.
- An up-to-date web browser is recommended e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome, or Firefox.
- An up-to-date version of Adobe Acrobat Reader is recommended.
How to use the Enquire system
Sport and Recreation are upgrading the Grant Registration Portal (GRP) to enhance our grants management system (Enquire), making it faster and easier to use, ensuring ongoing security of all information and speeding up payments.
- If you have an ‘Enquire’ account for your organisation but have forgotten the login details (username and password), select the ‘Forgot your password?’ link under the log in area of Enquire.
- Enter the email address associated with your account and select ‘Continue’.
- An email will be sent to your email address with your user ID and temporary password. You will be prompted to change this password the next time you log in.
- If you have an ‘Enquire’ account for your organisation and would like to register a new person (e.g. new employee or committee member) to access the organisation’s account, please email SRSGrants@npsr.qld.gov.au.
- If you have an ‘Enquire’ account for your organisation and know the login details (username and password) please apply online.
- If this is the first time your organisation has registered for ‘Enquire’, you will need to create an applicant portal account.
- complete the required information, including:
- your details and the organisation’s details
- agreeing to the terms and conditions
- activate the account by clicking on the link sent to the registered email. If you do not receive the activation link, email SRSGrants@npsr.qld.gov.au.
Step 3: Complete the online application
- Read the program guidelines.
- Enter the required organisation information into Enquire.
- Complete the application, including downloading and completing the excel table.
- If at any point you don’t have the required documentation to support the application click ‘Save’ at any time and return to the application later by logging back into your account.
Step 4: Submit the application
- Only submit the application once it is fully complete. Applications at a status of ‘submitted’ cannot be retrieved or edited by the applicant.
- All applications must be received within the timeframes outlined in section 6.2 of the program guidelines (PDF, 360KB)
Checking your submitted application
You are able to check the status of your application by logging into the Enquire system. You need to log in to your applicant portal account (current user) and go to the ‘My Applications’ section.